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Northwest Nazarene University Admissions

Northwest Nazarene admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 71%. Students that get into Northwest Nazarene have an average SAT score between 1020-1250 or an average ACT score of 20-27. The regular admissions application deadline for Northwest Nazarene is February 2. Interested students can apply for early action, and the Northwest Nazarene early action deadline is November 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
71%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
1,046
SAT Range
1020-1250
SAT Reading
520-640
SAT Math
500-610
Students Submitting SAT
79%
ACT Range
20-27
ACT English
20-28
ACT Math
18-26
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
47%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
February 2
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
November 1
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$0
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Neither required nor recommended
Poll
94%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.34 responses
Poll
94%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.34 responses